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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corned, curedadjective

    (used especially of meat) cured in brine


  1. cornedadjective

    consisting of grains; granulated

  2. cornedadjective

    preserved in salt


  1. corned

    Corned generally refers to a meat preservation method that involves curing or pickling in a salt brine, often with spices, for a period of time. The term is most commonly used in the expression "corned beef," which is a type of beef treated this way. The term "corned" comes from the large "corns" or grains of salt historically used in the curing process.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Corned

    of Corn

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. corned

    Slightly intoxicated. In Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, mention is made of "corny ale."

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of corned in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of corned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of corned in a Sentence

  1. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani:

    I ate corned beef at Katz's, New York's greatest, greasiest, pickle-lined melting pot.

  2. Top Chef alum Marcel Vigneron:

    I made my own pastrami and served it with baby corn, it’s a play on words. Corned beef ... get it?

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